Integrated Help Shortcut Keys, Visual C++ 6.0 Default Shortcut Option
Use the following shortcut key combinations to view and move among topics in Help.
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CTRL + ALT + F1
Displays the Contents window for the documentation contained in MSDN.
CTRL + F1
Displays the Dynamic Help window, which displays links to topics that are related to the item with current focus in the product.
Displays a topic from Help that corresponds to the current user interface selected.
CTRL + ALT + F2
Displays the Index window for the documentation contained in MSDN.
SHIFT + ALT + F2
Displays the Index Results window, which lists the topics that contain the keyword selected in the Index window.
ALT + DOWN ARROW
Displays the next topic in the table of contents. Available only in the Help (Web) browser window.
ALT + UP ARROW
Displays the previous topic in the table of contents. Available only in the Help (Web) browser window.
CTRL + ALT + F3
Displays the Search window, which allows you to search for words or phrases in the documentation contained in MSDN.
SHIFT + ALT + F3
Displays the Search Results window, which displays a list of topics that contain the string specified in the Look for box of the Search window.
SHIFT + F1
Displays a topic from help that corresponds to the current user interface selected.